Disabilities

  • Head Start seeks to serve children with disabilities
  • Inclusive preschool for children of all abilities
  • Universal design 
  • Collaborate with local schools 
  • Support parents through referral, evaluation, IEP/IFSP meetings and transitions 
  • Over 11% of enrollees have a diagnosed disability
  • Access specialized equipment, tools, furniture, toys and materials from schools, families and other agencies for children’s success 
  • 3 wheelchair accessible buses
  • Interagency Agreements with 23 school districts
  • Hagerman 3-5 /Head Start collaboration classroom
  • "School District Collaboration Option" available in Cassia, Twin Falls, and Jerome counties

Children's Services